The 1st Beckman Coulter’s Laboratory Automation System

Kota Bharu, 13th Nov 2013 - The 1st Beckman Coulter’s Laboratory Automation System in Malaysia had been launched at Hotel Perdana, Kota Bharu, Kelantan. This event was officiated by YBhg. Dato’ Dr. Ahmad Razin bin Dato’ Haji Ahmad Mahir, the Director of Kelantan State Health Department. Together with our strategic partner, Beckman Coulter; the event was aimed to share ideas, knowledge and experience in the management of diagnostic technology. More than 60 participants consist of Medical Specialists, Pathologists and Scientific Officers representing hospitals around Malaysia has attended the event.


Total Laboratory Automation: Taking It from Dream to Reality

New technologies based on manufacturing automation are now making hospital clinical laboratories into profit centers. With lower reimbursement rates seemingly looming around every corner, clinical laboratories recently have had to focus on lowering the unit cost of tests and improving the workflow of increasingly complicated lab operations. Thanks to advances in technology, informatics, and computer speed and capabilities over the last decade, total lab automation (TLA) offers a possible cost-saving solution. However, acquiring such cutting-edge technology in these times of fiscal and capital restraint may be hard for many hospitals to imagine.


Utas Maju Sdn Bhd GDPMD Certified

Utas Maju Sdn Bhd is officially a GDPMD Certified Company. The certificate received from SGS Malaysia Sdn Bhd valid from 21st January 2014 until 30thJune 2015 subject to yearly renewal after the surveillance audit.

Based on the achievement of the GDPMD certification, Utas Maju Sdn Bhd has established a new unit called Quality Management Unit. The unit is establish under the Product Department and will lead by Senior QM Officer whose responsibility is to maintain GDPMD certification, customer satisfaction, and oversee all the activities related to the Quality Management System. Utas Maju Sdn Bhd has appointed Mr. Mohd Fauzi Azmi as the Senior QM Officer to ensure the task is carried out properly.

All communication shall be channeled to for issues related to Quality Management or customer complaint.